plasmodiocarp

[ plaz-moh-dee-uh-kahrp ]
/ plæzˈmoʊ di əˌkɑrp /
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noun Mycology.

a fruiting body of certain myxomycetes.

Nearby words

  1. plasmo-,
  2. plasmocyte,
  3. plasmodesma,
  4. plasmodial,
  5. plasmodial slime mold,
  6. plasmodium,
  7. plasmodium falciparum,
  8. plasmodium malariae,
  9. plasmodium ovale,
  10. plasmodium vivax

Origin of plasmodiocarp

First recorded in 1875–80; plasmodi(um) + -o- + -carp

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